Bonn based telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom chooses Ericsson for 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) deployment. As per partnership agreement several mobile sites will be upgraded to 5G technology standard over the next few years using Ericsson Radio System products and solutions.
- Ericsson had delivered successful modernization of 2G/3G/4G networks
Ericsson Radio System products and solutions will be used for 5G RAN deployment across Germany for efficient and speedy rollout
- Deutsche Telekom will use Ericsson Spectrum Sharing to flexibly manage both 4G and 5G traffic
The major expansions and collaborations by Ericsson are mentioned below:
March 2020: The leading networking and telecommunications company Ericsson has signed an agreement to acquire Barcelona based Genaker, a provider of Mission Critical Push-to-talk (MC-PTT) solutions. Genaker was founded in 2004 and employs about 30 people, all of whom will transfer to Ericsson after completion of deal.
January 2020: Ericsson in collaboration with VodafoneZiggo unveil 5G Hub in the Netherlands. The new 5G Hub located in High Tech Campus Eindhovens building features a testing laboratory, training facilities, and a demo studio with 5G and IoT capabilities.
December 2019: Ericsson collaborated with Microsoft to bring connected vehicle expertise together. Ericsson is building its Connected Vehicle Cloud on top of the Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform that is running on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.
November 2019: Ericsson and OPPO, a Chinese mobile company, whose products include 5G handsets, established a joint lab in Shenzhen, China, focusing on 5G innovation.
October 2019: Ericsson announced the completion of acquisition of the antenna and filter division of Kathrein, a world leading provider of antenna and filter technologies with headquarters in Rosenheim, Germany.
Ericsson, headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, is a leading communications service provider. The company’s portfolio includes Networking, Digital Services, Managed Services, and Emerging Business. The company also help customers to go digital, increase efficiency and find new revenue streams. The company has also television and video systems, and related services.